The Dragon's Back is one of the most popular of Hong Kong's hikes. A lovely cool path leads through lush bamboo woodland and showcases some amazing scenery of the harbour and the islands. One can actually hike up and down the Dragon’s Back in 90 minutes.
The beginner-friendly hike makes an excellent alternative for those who wish to admire Hong Kong’s scenery without the crowds. It is advisable to hike during the warm and dry months in between March and October to avoid heavy rains and fully enjoy the views.